Tim Bender

WB225 - Wallberg Building, 184-200 College Street TORONTO, ON, Canada M5S 3E5



Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry (Primary)
Department of Chemistry

Areas of Interest

His new laboratory utilizes a combination of computer aided molecular modeling, synthetic chemistry (polymers and small molecules) and post synthetic characterization pursuing the design, engineering and application of new materials for application in plastic/organic solar cells..

Keywords: Organic electronic materials (polymers and small molecules), organic solar cells, photoactive materials.


Prof. Bender is an established expert in the field of organic electronic materials, specifically in their industrial application to organic photoreceptive devices. As an industrial researcher, he has filed over 65 US Patents and over time has authored or co-authored 17 peer reviewed papers in the fields of organic electronic materials and polymeric structures.